This is Nancy Liu of San Francisco, California. She's 62 years old. Her teacher tells her to practise every day. "If you try hard, you can really keep going," she says. What do you think she's learning?
Boer men participate in a cultural event in Majuba, South Africa. The name of the game they're playing — with two teams pulling on opposite ends of a rope — is often used metaphorically to describe a struggle that is not easily decided. What is this word in English?
The ocean near Santa Cruz, California, offers some fantastic surfing, especially for experienced surfers. These men are carrying longboards; with their extra length and a rounded nose, these are designed more to be stable and to float well than to be manoeuvrable.
Canada is preparing to vote for a new parliament. But rather than watch
a debate between Prime Minister Stephen Harper and the leaders of other
parties, many Canadians preferred to do something that was more
important to them. What do you think it was?
Sunday, February 6, 2011, sees the return of a sporting tradition: the yearly championship in American football known as the Super Bowl. In this year's game, the Pittsburgh Steelers will play the Green Bay Packers in Arlington, Texas.